Windham Brannon Names Four New Directors

Wednesday, October 13th, 2021

Windham Brannon named four new directors to its leadership team: Danielle Epps, director of healthcare advisory, Al Tanju, director of cybersecurity, Kristin Kitchens, director of practice growth and Paul MacDonald, director of information technology.

“These additions to the firm’s leadership help position the firm for future growth and round out our service offerings to address more of our clients’ needs,” CEO and Managing Partner Heidi LaMarca said.

Epps has nearly two decades of hospital revenue cycle experience in both industry and consulting and is a Certified Revenue Cycle Representative. In her role as healthcare advisory director, Danielle provides revenue cycle transformation and implementation solutions as well as interim leadership support.

Tanju launched the firm’s cybersecurity practice last year and has more than 12 years of combined industry and consulting experience. He is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Professional Accountant (CPA), Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA), and has received the AICPA’s Advanced SOC for Service Organizations Certificate and the SOC for Cybersecurity Certificate.

With nearly two decades of experience in marketing, Kitchens joins Windham Brannon after leaving a Top 20 accounting firm. Within her current role, she is responsible for innovating the firm’s growth strategies, enhancing the brand and elevating the expertise of the firm. A veteran of the industry, she integrates marketing into the sales process to keep the firm top of mind in the marketplace.

MacDonald has 20+ years of experience in information technology and has worked in several sectors, including higher education, government, manufacturing, not-for-profits and professional services. His industry certifications include: Microsoft 365 Certified: Teams Administrator Associate, Microsoft 365 Certified: Security Administrator Associate, Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals, MCSA: Office 365, Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS): Windows Server, VMware Certified Associate – Data Center Virtualization (VCA-DCV), ITIL v3 Foundation Certification, Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST), CompTIA A+. His role is crucial to protecting our clients.